Fontaines D.C. add new London, Dublin and Manchester dates to 2022 UK and Ireland tour
The band’s tour, which will come after the release of their third album ‘Skinty Fia’ in April, kicks off at Hull Bonus Arena on November 7, with dates also lined up in Manchester, London, Glasgow and Dublin before the jaunt wraps up at Belfast Ulster Hall on December 7.
After tickets went on sale for the tour this morning (March 30), the band have now added three more dates to the run.
The five-piece will now play Manchester’s O2 Victoria Warehouse on November 12 as well as the initial date the previous night, as well as an extra gig at London’s Eventim Apollo on November 25 and a second show at Dublin’s Vicar Street on December 1.
Pick up tickets for the gigs here and see the full updated schedule below.
7 – Hull, Bonus Arena
8 – Leeds, O2 Academy
11 – Manchester, O2 Victoria Warehouse
12 – Manchester, O2 Victoria Warehouse (new show)
15 – Stockton, Globe Theatre
17 – Glasgow, O2 Academy
19 – Swansea, Arena
21 – Birmingham, O2 Academy
24 – London, Eventim Apollo
25 – London, Eventim Apollo (new show)
28 – Edinburgh, O2 Academy
30 – Dublin, Vicar Street
1 – Dublin, Vicar Street (new show)
3 – Galway, Leisureland
5 – Limerick, Live At The Big Top
6 – Derry, Millennium Forum
7 – Belfast, Ulster Hall
Along with last week’s news of the tour, the band shared the brand new single and title track from their forthcoming new album. The song is the third to be lifted from the record, which is set for release on April 22 via Partisan Records, after previous singles ‘I Love You’ and ‘Jackie Down The Line’.
Last week, Fontaines D.C. covered The Cure‘s ‘Just Like Heaven’ during a livestreamed St. Patrick’s Day set in Dublin.
Earlier this month, the group bagged the award for Best Band In The World at the BandLab NME Awards 2022, beating Amyl & The Sniffers, Ben&Ben, Bring Me The Horizon, CHVRCHES, Glass Animals, HAIM, Måneskin, Nova Twins and Wolf Alice to the gong.
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